2019-2020 American Jewish League for Israel Scholarship Application
Thank you for applying for an AJLI scholarship to study in Israel! (2019-2020 academic year).
As part of the application process, we request that you submit through email:
2 letters of recommendation,
your most recent transcript and
your letter of acceptance to your study program in Israel

The following form, letters, and transcript are due by April 1, 2019

For more information please visit us at our website: http://www.americanjewishleague.com/scholarships/

Frequently asked questions:

1. What is the Application Due Date?
The application must be submitted in its entirety by April 1, 2019 in order to be considered. Unfortunately, we are unable to make provisions to review applications beyond that date.

2. When will the AJLI scholarships be announced?
The AJLI Board typically decides on its scholarship recipients by June. All applicants will be notified of their application status.

3. How much is awarded under the AJLI scholarship program?
The scholarship awards typically range from $4,000 to $6,000, and are designed to help defray the costs of tuition at your study program in Israel.

4. How many scholarships are awarded?
Depending on the number of qualified applications, we have typically awarded 5 to 6 scholarships each year.

5. How are scholarship proceeds disbursed?
All scholarship proceeds will be disbursed directly to your study program in Israel. We are unable to disburse funds directly to the scholar, or defray non-tuition related costs.

6. Who can apply for these AJLI scholarships?
The AJLI Scholarship program's mission to foster Jewish spiritual and cultural values through the experience of living and studying in Israel and, at the same time, strengthen the ties that bind Jews in the United States to Jews in Israel so that upon returning to the United States, scholarship winners will be better able to communicate those ties to American Jewry. Any person, regardless of background or faith, that helps further this mission is encouraged to apply.

Email address *
Name (first, middle, last) *
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Current Address (street, city, state, zip code) *
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Phone Number (home, cell or work) *
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Permanent Address (if different from above)
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Web presence you'd like us to note (Youtube, Twitter, Facebook, other)
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Gender *
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Parents' Full Names
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Birthdate *
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Are you a citizen or permanent resident of the United States? *
Which university do you plan to attend in Israel? *
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Name of High School Attended *
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Location of High School *
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Graduation Date from High School *
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Name of University Attended/Attending
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Graduation Date from University
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Degree Obtained or Pursuing from University
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Name of Graduate School Attended/Attending
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Graduation Date from Graduate School
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Degree Obtained or Pursuing from Graduate School
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Jewish or Israel-Related Youth Camps or Youth Groups
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With which professional, fraternal or other organizations have you been affiliated? When? If you held an office in an organization please describe it and the length of time you held it.
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What are/were your other extra-curricular or non-school related activities?
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Language skills (other than English)
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What honors and awards have you received? From whom and what were the criteria for selection?
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Previous visits to Israel. Please describe the purpose, year and length of each visit.
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Please explain what you wish to achieve during your time in Israel. Please include how you see yourself involved in American Jewish life in the future. *
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All scholarship recipients commit to projects fostering the Israel/American dialogue and connection. Please share your ideas towards this goal in 500 words or less. (Examples: writing an op-ed, speaking at on-campus forums, creating a short film and sharing it on a platform where you already have an audience, etc.) *
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Please email a scanned copy of your letter of acceptance to ajlischolarships@gmail.com. If you have not received it, please forward a copy as soon as possible.
Please have two (2) letters of reference from non-family members emailed to ajlischolarships@gmail.com. The subject should read: RECOMMENDER'S NAME scholarship recommendation for YOUR NAME. Letters are due by midnight, April 1, 2019.
Please submit your most recent transcript from your University to ajlischolarships@gmail.com
Signature *
I certify that the information proved in this application and its attachments and enclosures are true and accurate.
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A copy of your responses will be emailed to the address you provided.
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